Water Quality Coalition
EDUCATION ACTIVITIES FOR 2020
All education activities this year are virtual. Click on the links (or buttons) below to direct you to online events that may be live or recorded. Not all of the events are hosted by the Dixon/Solano Water Quality Coalition. They are from many different affiliates around the local area. Note: Some links will take you away from our Irrigated Lands website.
Annual All-Member's Zoom Meeting
November 5, 2020 at 6:00pm
To join the Zoom Meeting, click on the link:
To Dial in by phone:
+1 669 900 6833 US
Meeting ID: 873 1423 0077
SOIL HEALTH CONNECTION
University of California Cooperative Extension and the Colusa County Resource Conservation District announce the launch of the Soil Health Connection, an informative outreach YouTube channel. The channel hosts virtual discussions and interviews with leading soil science researchers and farmers with the intention of shedding light on the importance of soil health in California’s agricultural systems.
HOSTED BY: Liz Harper, Colusa County RCD executive director and Sarah Light, UCCE agronomy advisor
Three-part Online Workshop for Nitrogen CEUs for Growers and CCAs
Earn up to 6 continuing education unit!
Two day Online Conference Nutrient Management
for Growers and CCAs
Earn up to 4.5 CEUs
University of CA Agriculture & Natural Resources-UCANR
Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program
Pesticides in Water
December 1, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Best Practices to Keep Pesticides out of Water:
What you can do to prevent contamination of ground and surface water when making pesticide applications.
There is a very short survey that is required when you register for the event. The cost is $40.
The other pesticide webinars, although valuable information, do not cover water quality so would not qualify as your education in the Water Quality Coalition.
For CEUs -continuing education units - for growers who have completed the NMP/INMP self-certification program and want to maintain their certification, click on the CURES button.
All of the courses on their website qualify and meet the education requirement for the Irrigated Lands Program, as well. Their courses are open to anyone. You do not have to be NMP/INMP self-certified to take one of the courses.
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